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Officer charged with punching casino bathroom attendant.

A Rhode Island police officer charged with punching a 73-year-old casino bathroom attendant because "the water was too cold" is seeking to avoid prison.

- FOX News - US

Court hears arguments for releasing 38 Studios records.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. " A judge has heard arguments in the fight over whether to release secret grand jury records in the criminal investigation into Rhode Island's $75 million deal with a video game company started by former Red...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Officer charged with punching casino bathroom attendant.

PAWTUCKET, R.I. — A Rhode Island police officer charged with punching a 73-year-old casino bathroom attendant because "the water was too cold" is seeking to avoid prison.

- Billings Gazette - US

Officer charged with punching casino bathroom attendant.

PAWTUCKET, R.I. " A Rhode Island police officer charged with punching a 73-year-old casino bathroom attendant because "the water was too cold" is seeking to avoid prison.The Providence Journal reports...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Don't forget that today, April 25, is the perfect date, at least according to 'Miss Congeniality'.

Seventeen years ago, the world got to witness Sandra Bullock kick ass and take names in Miss Congeniality. Yes, Bullock saved Miss USA from an exploding tiara, but let us not forget one of the most important things we have learned from the iconic film: the moment Miss Rhode Island flubs an answer and informs the world of ...

- Mashable! - US

David Ortiz to address grads at Rhode Island tech university.

Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz will deliver the commencement address at a private Rhode Island university.

- FOX News - US

Brown looks to military bases for potential students.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Brown University says it has signed a memorandum with the Defense Department so it can talk to service members at military bases about attending the university.

- Billings Gazette - US

Brown looks to military bases for potential students.

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Brown University says it has signed a memorandum with the Defense Department so it can talk to service members at military...

- Townhall.com - US

Rhode Island drops unpopular standardized test system.

- Education Week - US

A Municipal Vote in Providence for Police Reform Carries National Implications.

After three years of sustained community mobilization and advocacy, the Providence City Council in Rhode Island voted this Thursday to unanimously approve among the most visionary set of policing reforms proposed around the country to protect civil rights and civil liberties, including digital liberties. EFF supported the ...

- EFF - US

Resort island without Uber or Lyft wants to keep it that way.

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. " Twelve miles and a ferry ride from the New England shore, Block Island is one of the last major tourist destinations in the United States without Uber or Lyft " and islanders want it to stay that way.Come...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Resort island without Uber or Lyft wants to keep it that way

NEW SHOREHAM, R.I. — Twelve miles and a ferry ride from the New England shore, Block Island is one of the last major tourist destinations in...

- Townhall.com - US

US Navy redesigning its submarines to accommodate women

PROVIDENCE, R.I. " Every submarine in the U.S. fleet was designed with the height, reach and strength of men in mind, from the way valves are placed to how display screens are angled.That's going to change.With women now...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

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